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Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

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    Re: Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

    how do you get a finished edge on the leather? i always thought of doing similar projects like this but never figured out how. please share

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    My god thats badass!!!! i love this game. hope to see your great work at a con one day

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    Re: Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

    Solochaser you really wanna know???? You'll have to sell your soul....Muhahahaha...no not really....ok heres the secert.

    When you cut leather or buy it (espically precut) you have a sharp 90 degree angle. You need a edge beveler. I prefer to use a keen edge beveler. You will run it down the corners of the edge and trim it off, front and back, making it round off.
    Then take some gum trach and apply it to the edge. Then take a edge slicker and rub it back and forth along the end fast. The smooth plastic creates friction and the heat will bond the leather fibers together making it very smooth and slick and shiny.

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    Re: Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

    Sick!


    I am watching this thread with great attention.

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    Re: Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

    99centTaco said: View Post
    Solochaser you really wanna know???? You'll have to sell your soul....Muhahahaha...no not really....ok heres the secert.

    When you cut leather or buy it (espically precut) you have a sharp 90 degree angle. You need a edge beveler. I prefer to use a keen edge beveler. You will run it down the corners of the edge and trim it off, front and back, making it round off.
    Then take some gum trach and apply it to the edge. Then take a edge slicker and rub it back and forth along the end fast. The smooth plastic creates friction and the heat will bond the leather fibers together making it very smooth and slick and shiny.
    ooh, very cool thanks for the info.

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    Re: Darksword2020's Assassin Creeds Progress

    Hey Taco I might have to see this awesome opp you have going on since I only live like a hour away!

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    Any pics of the completed costume Taco?

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